Past winners

2016

His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d) Governor of NSW

2015 Dr Jamal Rifi
2014 Andrew Gaze
2013 Ben Roberts-Smith
2012 John Symond
2011 Angus Houston
2010 Guy Cooper
2009 Li Cunxin
2008 Paul Roos
2007 David Koch
2006 Ron Delezio
2005 Steve Waugh
2004 Professor Graeme Clark
2003 Dr Karl Kruszelnicki
2002 Steve Vizard
2001 Jim Rafter
2000 Stephen Biddulph
1999 Slim Dusty
1998 Kamahl
1997 John Howard
1996 R.A.Peter Sinclair
1995 Mark Taylor
1994 Sir James Hardy
1993 Michael Chugg
1992 Bill Crews
1991 Dr Bruce Shepherd
1990 Peter Doyle
1989 Ken Done
1988 R.A. David Martin
1987 A.H. Pollard
1986 Gordon Moyes
1985 Sir Ian Turbott
1984 Professor Peter Rowe
1983 Bobby Limb
1982 Alan Davidson
1981 Dr Bradney W Norington
1980 Jim Lees
1979 Neil McLeod
1978 Sir Zelman Cowen
1977 Gary O’Callaghan
1976 Malcom Fraser
1975 Major General Alan Stretton & Sir John Cornforth
1974 Sir John Kerr
1973 John Lloyd Waddy
1972 Dr William McBride
1971 Sir William McMahon
1970 V.C. Fairfax
1969 W.M. Leonard
1968 Lord R. Casey
1967 Sir Lorimer Dods
1966 Sir Rodan Cutler
1965 Bill Northern
1964 Sir Robert Menzies
1963 Leslie James Herron
1962 Sir Norman Gregg
1961 Adrian Curlewis
1960 Colin Delaney
1959 Joseph Cahill
1958 Harry Jensen
1957 Sir Edward Hallstrom